|Ancestors - descendants, John I. Jones, who married May Ellen Swartzwelder (a McCann), Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky - Bowman, Mary Elizabeth Hagan; McCann, William R. (William Ray), b. 1885|
Keywords: Jones family; Swartzwelder family; McCann family; Kennedy family; Schooler family; Greenleaf family
|Michael Stephenson tells about the first Ukrainian family to settle in Kingston, Ontario c1917 - Kingston Frontenac Public Library|
In 1917, after the death of his wife in the Ukraine, Michael's grandfather brought his family to Kingston, working first at the Davis Tannery and later as a shoemaker in Wellington Street. His son, John W. Stephenson, was a plumber/pipefitter at the Locomotive Works. After a series of losses, Michael's mother raised a large family while running a rooming house on Brock Street, with as many as 17 people in the house at a time...
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